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Business Resources

For every successful business that exists, you will find a list of trusted resources and advisors that provide everything from strategy to supplies. The list below includes some of our favorite resources that can help your business prosper and grow.

TRENDWATCHING.COM is a newsletter featuring articles from 7,000+ trend spotters who scan the world for emerging consumer trends and related new business ideas. A great way to find new ideas for your business.

The National Retail Federation is the world's largest retail trade association, with membership that comprises all retail formats and channels of distribution.

Retail Owners Institute - The ROI is dedicated to independent retailers and the business of retail.

Small Business Administration - Maintain and strengthen the nation’s economy by aiding, counseling, assisting and protecting the interests of small businesses.

Center for Women & Enterprise empowers women to become economically self sufficient and prosperous thru entrepreneurship

The Center for Women's Leadership at Babson College provides educational programs, conducts research, and offers executive outreach that support the advancement and accomplishment of women at all stages of their professional development.

The Downtown Women's Club is a social and professional network for businesswomen on the go.

Dictronics is a customer-driven, results-oriented company providing sales and service for telecommunications and office product equipment.

Belcher, Kerwin and Starr, LLP, a dynamic law firm located in Boston's financial district, practices in the areas of business law, civil litigation, real estate and estate planning.

New Angle Consulting is a training and management development firm. They work with clients to design and deliver tailored programs that enhance effective communication, teamwork, and organizational performance.

Execubooks.com for busy executives on the go. Gain the knowledge you need for your business to acquire the competitive advantage you desire.

Personal resources

When the day is done, and business is finished, everyone needs some time to rest, rejuvenate. Below are some of the businesses and newsletters that provide us with a variety of ways to reduce stress and to reenergize our minds and bodies- even if that is planning the next vacation we need to take! We encourage you to visit them on the web or in person and try them for yourself!

BikramYogaStoughton, Stoughton, Ma. Bikram yoga is a sequence of 26 asana yoga postures and 2 breathing exercises that are performed in a heated room. The heated room, typically set around 95 - 105 degrees fahrenheit makes muscles more pliant and encourages sweating which acts as a purifier. A great way to relieve stress after a busy day in the office.

Downtown Acupuncture and Massage Therapy. “Massage therapy- rubbing you the right way” 15 Court Square, Boston, MA. 617-723-2224

The DailyMotivator is a brief motivational message that is published Monday through Saturday on the web and by e-mail.

DailyCandy is a free daily e-mail newsletter and website, is the ultimate insider’s guide to what’s hot, new, and undiscovered.

Radka Designs - Original beaded necklaces and designs for a sophisticated fashion statement.